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2 Bedroomed Static Home - fully equipped for 4 people

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Property type mobile home
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Fully equipped all inclusive holiday home at Shobdon Airfiled

The spacious holiday home is based at Shobdon Airfield and is fully equipped for 4 people in 2 bedrooms with kitchen/lounge/dining areas - full sized cooker, microwave and fridge. The site is a fun place to be with a well run club and café on site - the bar is open Fridays for music night and there are generally lots of interesting things happening with small planes, helicopters and gliders flying in and out. Children are welcome and can play on the lawn area at the front of the club house and enjoy watching the planes come up close and sometimes see forces planes/air ambulances come in and out. You can go for a trial flight from the club and try your hand at microlight, fixed wing, helicopter or glider flying for yourself - it's surprisingly easy to take the controls to have a go on your first flight! The instructors are used to taking all kinds of people who've never flown before and will try to make sure you enjoy the experience - top tip - choose a nice day! The local area is very beautiful and boasts the black and white village trail and has really super walks - the county has some of the best cider and fruit farms who often offer their produce for sale.


Owner
Sandra Allsop
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

About Sandra Allsop

I am experienced in holiday letting, reliable and flexible.

Sandra Allsop purchased this mobile home in 2014

Why Sandra Allsop chose Shropshire

Shobdon is a super, interesting place to stay. The aero club is fun and welcoming and not at all stuffy. All sorts of people congregate there from all walks of life and from all over the world. It has a sunny aspect so almost always feels warm. All costs are included - gas, electricity and linen - there is a good laundry room on site and we've tried to include everything you will need for a fully self catering break - or use the café - it's popular because it's good and open every day.

What makes this mobile home unique

You can enjoy the benefit of seeing close up an active airfield with planes, helicopters and gliders all flying at the same time.

Amenities

Leominster Mobile Home Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • mobile home
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4, 2 Bedrooms, Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 double bed, Bedroom 2 with twin beds.
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Notes:
Outside: Hard standing for car. Grass area next to caravan. Patio table and chairs Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble drier, extra shower room (all located in separate building adjacent to caravan). Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen included, towels are not included.

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

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2 Bedroomed Static Home - fully equipped for 4 people
average rating of 4.2222223 based on 9 reviews
4

very well laid out van plenty of room and great site

  • 4 of 5

we thought the stay work for us well we were in a good position to cover all we wanted to do and see.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent, could not fault anything

  • 5 of 5

Excellent , everything as mentioned,clean and comfortable,ideal site for visiting local towns.Club, food and staff excellent

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent accomodation.......everything provided..........nice quiet spot........would stay again

  • 5 of 5

Mike the owner an excellent host and nothing too much trouble.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect!!

  • 5 of 5

Was worried as never booked online before, but the owner was very helpful and contacted me as soon as the booking was made, to answer any questions I had. The site itself is superb, very peaceful and situated in beautiful countryside. The caravan inside was immaculately clean and fresh, and the bed was extremely comfy. Everyone we met on the site were very friendly and willing to help if needed. I would without a doubt be returning and wouldn't look for anywhere else now we have found this place. The only downfall we had was the weather. So a massive thankyou and well done to everyone who made our stay perfect.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great quests !! Lovely family, would not hesitate to have them back again. They left the caravan clean and tidy ! No mess !! I look forward to them booking again to enjoy the atmosphere at Shobdon airfield. 👍
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4

Long weekend stay

  • 4 of 5

The accommodation is exactly as described and "does what it says on the tin", and is an ideal base for the local area and the airfield, especially if any of the people staying wish to partake in any flying or trial lessons on any type of light aircraft.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Our visit to Shobdon

  • 4 of 5

The caravan and owner Mike were lovely. However the site manager was very unfriendly and aggressive when approached and made us feel as if we were nothing more than an unwanted inconvenience which made us feel very unwanted. This was a shame as it affected our enjoyment of our holiday and we avoided her as much as possible. We also tried to arrange a trial flight which we paid for upfront but unfortunately did not happen and we were given the impression that this flight was never going to happen. There was always a reason such as no pilots available or too cloudy or too bumpy up in the air and phone calls were not returned. Sadly because of these experiences we will not be returning and as first time visitors to Shobdon we were hoping for a far better experience than the treatment we received. As I said Mike and his caravan were spot on and there are no issues with the caravan at all. The only suggestions we had were a visitors comment book in the caravan and information folder containing useful information such as local doctor vet hospital etc and also to keep leaflets and info on places of interest to visit.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Birmingham
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
On Site
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
On Site
Nearest Beach
67 Miles
Aberystwyth
Car: recommended

Distances:

Historic market town of Ludlow within 30 minutes drive away. A must visit for all food lovers !! 30 minutes drive to the City of Hereford. Adjacent to the Black and White Village Trail.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $32.06

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner

Changeover Day:
Please contact owner

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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